COVID-19 Small Business Resource Page

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Financial & Logistical Support

  • Small Business Administration: Economic Injury Disaster Loans
    • Provides small businesses with working loans of up to $2 million that can provide economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue. Visit SBA.gov/Disaster.
  • Small Business Administration: SBA Express Bridge Loans
    • Allows small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 with less paperwork.
  • Small Business Administration: Local Assistance
    • SBA works with local partners to counsel, mentor, and train small businesses.
  • Small Business Administration: Forgivable Small Business Loan, Paycheck Protection Program CARES Act
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation: Save Small Business Fund
    • Small business owners that meet the qualifications, among them, being located in an economically vulnerable community, may apply for $5,000 grants. Applications open April 20.
  • GoFundMe, Yelp & Intuit: The Small Business Relief Initiative
  • Google: Ad credits for Google Ads
    • $340 million in ad credits, which can be used at any point until the end of 2020 across our Google Ads platforms for SMBs who have been active advertisers since the beginning of 2019.
  • Facebook: Small Business Grants Program (not accepting applications until – 03/30)
    • Cash grants and ad credits for up to 30K businesses in 30 countries
  • Local Initiatives Support Corporation: Verizon/LISC Small Business COVID-19 Recovery Fund
    • Grants of up to $10,000 from an investment of $2.5 million from Verizon to support struggling businesses, especially entrepreneurs of color, women-owned businesses and other enterprises in historically underserved communities.

Information Support

Resource Aggregators

We will continue updating this page as we find more resources. If you would like to suggest a resource, please email innovation@utdallas.edu.